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14 Oct 2015

Finally a Legit Use for Twitter: Tracking Earthquakes Faster Than Sophisticated Technology

Have you ever tried explaining twitter to someone? Unless you carefully craft your explanation, you sound ridiculous – it sounds ridiculous. We know it’s a way of spreading info quickly, but with all the noise, it can be difficult to really pinpoint an awesome use of the social media platform. Well now, thanks to science…

13 Oct 2015

College Student Buys Google.com for $12 and Donates Money to Charity

If I could go back in time, I would absolutely purchase a crap ton of domain names. As many of the .coms as I could think of. Anyone starting a website today knows the scarcity of domains, especially those of the .com variety. It’s basically all nope.com. That’s why all the .biz, .is, and all the…

12 Oct 2015

The Great San Francisco Sock Hop

There are more than 10,000 homeless people in San Francisco and socks are one of the most requested items at shelters. “The Great San Francisco Sock Hop” is a happy hour event to collect socks for Glide and raise awareness about their amazing services. Bring a pack of socks or a minimum $5 donation for…

26 Dec 2015

MiFlight: Avoid Airport Aggravation!

How long is the airport security line? Every flyer wants to know. The answer is here. And we're all part of the solution.




10 Oct 2015

Prisoners Beat Harvard Students with Brains, Not Fists

What would you say if I told you that in a debate between Harvard College students and a group of inmates at a maximum-security prison, the group of inmates won? How about, “fuck yeah!”? Inmates from the Eastern New York Correctional Facility defeated the Harvard debate team in a match

07 Oct 2015

Sexist Vintage Ads Illustrate Why The World Needs Feminism

In order to achieve progress, we must look to the past. While women still have a ways to go to achieve equal status to men, these ads illustrate that great progress has been made. Thanks to all the badass females who’s sacrifices resulted in these ads being completely absurd nowadays. Lux Lingerie Deodorants, 1930 Well,…

03 Oct 2015

Quite Possibly the Most Beautiful Craigslist Missed Connections Post of All Time

I came across this Missed Connections Craigslist post and it reminded me of how you never know the impact you may leave on someone’s life. A man recounts the lifesaving and life-changing interaction he had with a stranger one rainy night 43 years ago when he had plans to end his life. The power of kindness…

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